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Maharashtra govt to provide Rs 755 crore aid to affected farmers who do not meet criteria of heavy rainfall

Maharashtra govt to provide Rs 755 crore aid to affected farmers who do not meet criteria of heavy rainfall

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Despite not meeting the prescribed criteria for heavy rains, the Shinde Fadnavis government has given great relief to the farmers affected by heavy rains from June to August 2022. As a special case, the decision to provide assistance of around Rs 755 crore was taken on Thursday in the Cabinet Sub-Committee meeting chaired by Chief Minister Eknath Shinde. This will benefit approximately more than 5 lakh farmers in the state.A cabinet sub-committee meeting under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Eknath Shinde was held to take a decision on providing assistance to the victims affected by natural calamities.The cabinet sub committee’s decision will benefit the heavy rain affected Aurangabad – (12,679 hectare), Jalna (678 hectare), Parbhani (2545.25 hectare), Hingoli (96,677 hectare), ...
Navratri vibes hit Mumbai local train, women enjoy garba during travel

Navratri vibes hit Mumbai local train, women enjoy garba during travel

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Ae Halo...! It's Navratri, the festive season to worship maa Durga and her nine divine forms. Mumbaikars who have a close connection towards their local trains, were spotted grooving the traditional dance style, garba, inside the train coaches. Reportedly, the garba scenes from the local train emerged from central line - AC local from Kalyan, western line-based Churchgate train. Within hours of posting, the videos went viral with multiple shares and likes. Most netizens appreciated the act, while some pulled in religious connotations. Watch videos: (To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platform...
Chembur murder: Fight over custody of child suffering from health issues possible reason behind crime, say police

Chembur murder: Fight over custody of child suffering from health issues possible reason behind crime, say police

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MUMBAI POLICE, which arrested a taxi driver on Tuesday in connection with the murder of his wife, said the provocation for the fights which led to the crime was related to the custody of the couple’s two-year-old son whose condition was worsening due to certain health issues. The accused, Iqbal Shaikh (36), was having fights with his estranged wife Rupali Chandanshive alias Zara (20) over the custody of their son Ali who had been suffering from a rectal issue for which the parents had recently taken him to a private hospital, they added. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) (zone VI) KK Upadhyay said, “When the parents took the boy to the hospital, the doctors said that he should get home-cooked food. Since Chandanshive was doing odd jobs, she kept him at a local, small-time creche from ...
Women Perform Garba On Mumbai Local Train In Viral Video

Women Perform Garba On Mumbai Local Train In Viral Video

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People all over India are celebrating the nine-day-long festival of Navratri. From Durga Puja, Garba and Golu from the South, people embrace all cultures with an open heart in the country. Women perform Garba on Mumbai local trainNow, a video is going viral showing women aboard a Mumbai local train coming together for a fun-filled session of Garba. Screengrab/Twitter In the now-viral clip, a group of women can be seen performing Garba on a crowded suburban train. They epitomised the Navratri spirit and danced with gusto while the other passengers watched on and some even recorded videos.The video was shared by a page called Mumbai Railway Users on Twitter.   #Garba #Navrathri MUMBAI LOCALS...
Maharashtra cabinet approves withdrawal of bill on regulation of admission and fees in recognized universities

Maharashtra cabinet approves withdrawal of bill on regulation of admission and fees in recognized universities

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मुख्यमंत्री एकनाथ शिंदे ( Eknath shinde)  की अध्यक्षता में महाराष्ट्र मंत्रिमंडल ने मंगलवार को राज्य के मान्यता प्राप्त विश्वविद्यालयों में प्रवेश और फीस के नियमन ( bill on regulation of admission and fees in recognized universities) से संबंधित केंद्र की मंजूरी के लिए भेजे गए विधेयक को वापस लेने का फैसला किया। इसके साथ ही  महाराष्ट्र गैर सहायता प्राप्त निजी व्यावसायिक शैक्षणिक संस्थान (प्रवेश और शुल्क का विनियमन) अधिनियम संशोधन विधेयक को वापस ले लिया जाएगा और संशोधनों के साथ फिर से अधिनियमित किया जाएगा।मुख्यमंत्री कार्यालय ने कहा, "केंद्र सरकार के अधिकारियों द्वारा संचालित प्रवेश प्रक्रिया के आधार पर मान्यता प्राप्त विश्वविद्यालयों में प्रवेश अनिवार्य कर दिया गया है। चिकित्सा पाठ्यक्रमों में प्रवेश भी संबंधित शीर्ष निकायों द्वारा नियंत्रित किया जाता है,  इस मामले को ध्यान में रखते हुए, ...